Welcome to Columbia County, Commonwealth of Pennsylvania


In compliance with Governor Wolf’s directive of March 19, 2020, the Columbia and Montour County Courthouses are closed to the public.
Staff is in place to answer any questions and to perform all essential services as outlined in the Supreme Court’s order of March 16, 2020.

Please call 570-389-5600 for an automated listing of all Judicial Departments and County Offices in Columbia County.

Montour County contact information is on the Montour County website: www.montourco.org


March 16, 2020, Supreme Court Declaration and Order concerning the Courts of Common Pleas and Magisterial District Justice offices.

March 20, 2020, Memo from State Court Administrator Geoff Moulton defining necessary participation of attorneys for essential Court functions.

March 20, 2020, Court Order from President Judge Thomas A. James Jr. on additional essential functions in the 26th Judicial District.

2020 Advertised Budget

*For budget questions please contact Jeannie Lapinski at 570-389-5600